Providence VA Medical Center, Rhode Island
RESURFACING - A True Story of Addiction and Recovery
This Recovery Month, the Providence VA Medical Center is hosting a production of “Resurfacing,” a drama therapy presentation about a Veteran and his father, who navigate the Veteran’s opioid use disorder and trauma recovery journey.
COAAST & Health Story Collaborative present…
Wednesday, Sept. 25
5th floor auditorium, main hospital
Providence VA Medical Center
830 Chalkstone Ave., Providence RI 02908
Based on a true story about a father and son’s battle with addiction and recovery, this powerful and inspiring production is open to Veterans, their families, VA employees and volunteers, and members of the community, as well.
Two hours of Continuing Education Units have been approved for VA nurses, psychologists, physicians and social workers.
Staff from the Providence VA Medical Center played integral in parts in this Veteran’s early recovery, parts of which were recently featured in a Sunday Boston Globe article: https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/07/27/flash-clarity-lives-marred-drugs-find-meaning/cglhQDNIs2mbZA3G75ta7I/story.html